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  • Ganga Yatra under Namami Gange mission to begin from Bijnor, Ballia in UP today

    The five-day Ganga Yatra under Namami Gange mission will kick off today from Bijnor and Ballia in Uttar Pradesh. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat and Union Minister Sanjeev Baliyan will launch the yatra from Bijnor, a place where Ganga enters Uttar Pradesh. Governor Anandiben Patel, Union Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey […]

    ‘Bharat Parv 2020’ begins at Red Fort to celebrate spirit of India

    Bharat Parv 2020, a festival to celebrate the spirit of India has begun at Red Fort ground in New Delhi. It will continue till 31st of this month. The objective of Bharat Parv is to encourage people to visit different tourism places of the country and to inculcate the spirit of ‘Dekho Apna Desh’. Our  […]

    PM Modi says Gaganyaan Mission will be historic achievement for India in 21st century

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the proposed Gaganyaan mission will be a historic achievement for India in 21st Century. In his Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio, Mr Modi said it will prove to be a milestone for New India. Prime Minister said, as India celebrates its 75th year of Independence […]

    Government announces 141 Padma Awards for this year on occasion of 71st Republic Day

    The government has announced 141 Padma Awards for this year on the occasion of 71st Republic Day. The list comprises of 7 Padma Vibhushan, 16 Padma Bhusan and 118 Padma Shri awards. 34 awardees are women and 18 foreigners. 12 persons are awarded posthumously. Former Union Ministers George Fernandes, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley will […]

    India steps up vigil in districts bordering Nepal in response to confirmed case of Corona Virus

    India has stepped up vigil in districts bordering Nepal in response to confirmed case of Corona Virus in the Himalayan nation. The Health Ministry said, health teams have been deployed at the border outposts at Jhulaghat, Jauljibi in Pithoragarh of Uttrakhand.

    Two Sri Lankan women receive Padma awards

    Among the Padma Shri award recipients this year are two women from Sri Lanka for their pioneering contributions in their individual fields and for strengthening India-Sri Lanka ties. The awards have been conferred on Deshabandu Dr. Vajira Chitrasena for her contribution to dance and Late Prof. Indra Dassanayake for her contribution to Hindi literature. Dr. […]

    National Girl Child Day being celebrated across country

    The National Girl Child Day is being celebrated across the country today. It was started by the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development on 24th January 2008 with the purpose to spread awareness among people about all the inequalities girls face in the Indian society. The day is celebrated by organizing various programs including […]

    Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to arrive in Delhi today

    Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will arrive in New Delhi today on a four-day visit to India. Mr Bolsonaro will be the chief guest at the Republic Day Parade on Sunday. Brazilian President will also meet President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow. Mr Modi had met President Bolsonaro on the sidelines of […]

    Any attempt to denigrate EC will be an act of undermining democracy itself: Pranab Mukharjee

    Former President Pranab Mukherjee has said that any attempt to denigrate election commission will be an act of undermining the democracy itself. He said, Indian democracy has been tested time and again adding consensus is the life blood of democracy. He was giving the first Sukumar Sen Memorial Lecture in New Delhi on Thursday. Sukumar […]

    16 States and UTs along with 6 central ministries to participate in Republic Day Parade

    Sixteen states and Union Territories and Six Central Ministries will participate in the Republic Day Parade this year at Rajpath in New Delhi. Start-up India, Jal Jeevan Mission and Financial Inclusion are some of the themes of the tableaux of Ministries and Departments. The Walled City of Jaipur and Gujarat’s iconic step-well in Patan and […]